From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-08-02 02:37:31
Vladimir Prus wrote:
> This message suggests you have some other 'mt' binary somewhere. Do
> have any idea what that might be?
I do - its the "mount tape" command from my *nix shell. I suppose its
in my path. I generally use the MKS kornshell.
I just checked cygwin - it doesnt have such a command.
I looked in to the bni directories of the msvc 8.0 and didn't find
any MT command.
Anyway, now I know what it is I guess I can fix it.
>> mt is the Manifest Tool which should be present in the Visual Studio
>> installation directory. Also, it is available in the Microsoft
>> Windows Software Development Kit (SDK).
> I note that in some cases, 'mt' is invoked without calling the setup
> Here's the relevant code:
> if ! [ os.name ] in NT
> flags msvc.link .MT $(cond) :
> $(command[$(i)])$(manifest-tool) -nologo ; }
> flags msvc.link .MT $(cond) : $(manifest-tool)
> -nologo ; }
> Anybody knows the rationale for this logic?
> - Volodya
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